Felipao admits Atletico fascinated by Libertadores last: ‘From all of us’ | athletico-pr
The coach Luis Felipe Scolari is making an attempt to maintain Atlético targeted within the Brazilian league amid clinching a spot within the Libertadores last. The commander of the purple and black commented that everybody in Curitiba was shocked.
The Hurricanes are coming from two attracts towards opponents who’re preventing for relegation. The purple and black workforce was 1 on 1 with Avai (away) and a pair of on 2 towards Cuiaba (dwelling).
The outcomes stored them within the G-6, however two wins would put them within the G-4 – Atletico’s goal in Serie A. Atlético have 44 factors, shut behind fifth-placed Corinthians and one level behind fourth-placed Flamengo.
We had been all in awe of the town of Curitiba. We reached a last, all collectively, in a Libertadores last. We know what we’ve in our arms, we’ve to understand how arduous it’s and the way a lot we’ve to battle and do otherwise to be higher.
— Felipao at a press convention
Felipan, Atletico coach, at a press convention — Photo: José Tramontin/Athletico
Felipao took over the membership within the sixth spherical and has 22 matches within the Brasileirão: 10 wins, eight attracts and 4 defeats. The skilled commander climbed the Hurricane from fifteenth to sixth place – one of the best place was on lap 15 when he completed second.
During that interval, Atlético nonetheless certified for the group stage of the Libertadores till they earned a spot within the last on October 29 in Ecuador towards Flamengo. The workforce additionally reached the quarter-finals of the Copa do Brasil, however ended up being eradicated straight away by Fla.
– We will need to have hit the bottom working. We do not need to assume of ourselves as one of the best or worst workforce. We should respect everybody. Our purpose is to remain within the G-4, however we’ve to work tougher – added striker Cuello.
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Felipao matches for the Brazilian
- Fluminense 2×1 Atletico
- Atlético 2×1 Avai
- Cuiaba 0x1 Atlético
- Atlético 2×2 Santos
- Youth 1×3 Atlético
- Fortress 0x0 Atletico
- Atletico 1×1 Corinthians
- Coritiba 0x1 Atlético
- Atlético 4×2 Bragantino
- Palmeiras 0x2 Atlético
- Goyas 2×1 Atlético
- Atlético 0x0 Inter
- Atlético 4×1 Atlético-GO
- Botafogo 2×0 Atlético
- Atlético 1×0 Sao Paulo
- Atlético-MG 2×3 Atlético
- Flamengo 5×0 Atletico
- Atlético 1×1 America-MG
- Ceara 0x0 Atlético
- Atletico 1×0 Fluminense
- 1×1 Atlético accessible
- Atlético 2×2 Cuiaba
Matches to the ultimate of the Libertadores
- Santos vs Atlético: 27/09, Tuesday, 21:00 – Villa Belmiro (Brasileirao)
- Atlético vs Juventude: 10/01 Saturday 19:00 – Arena da Baixada (Brazilian)
- Atlético vs Fortaleza: 10/05, Wednesday, 19:30 – Arena da Baixada (Brasileirão)
- Corinthians vs Atlético: 10/08 Saturday 9pm – Neo Química Arena (Brasileirão)
- Atlético vs Coritiba: 16/10, Sunday, 19:00 – Arena da Baixada (Brazil)
- Bragantino vs Atlético: 23/10, no time – Naby Abi Chedid (Brazilian)
- Atlético v Palmeiras: 26/10, Wednesday, no time – Arena da Baixada (Brazil)
- Flamengo v Atlético: 29/10 Saturday No Time – Monumental de Barcelona (Libertadores)
With 44 factors and in sixth place, the athletic area return vs saints on Tuesday at 21:00 at Villa Belmiro. The match applies to the twenty eighth spherical of Brazil.